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1 room, 2 adults


1-star1 star
250 Lisgar St, Ottawa, ON, K2P 0C8, Canada

Adults-only hostel within easy reach of Parliament Hill
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
From 3 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • GreatDec 3, 2019
  • First of all, bed bug bites after every night. Owner in denial, keeps saying "it's a new…Nov 25, 2019


from ZAR 444
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Multiple Beds (6 Twin Bunk Beds)
  • Basic Double Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Multiple Beds (4 Twin Bunk Beds)
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Multiple Beds (3 Twin Bunk Beds)
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Women only
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Standard Shared Dormitory

What’s around BackpackersHQ


  • In Centretown
  • Parliament Hill - 12 min walk
  • Supreme Court of Canada - 15 min walk
  • University of Ottawa - 17 min walk
  • Byward Market Square - 18 min walk
  • National Gallery of Canada - 20 min walk
  • Rideau Canal - 26 min walk
  • Canadian Museum of History - 30 min walk

Getting around

  • Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.) - 19 min drive
  • Ottawa Station - 9 min drive
  • Ottawa Fallowfield Station - 29 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 8 rooms


  • Check-in time 1:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - midnight.
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum guest age is 12
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets stay free (dogs and cats only)

  • Specific rooms only *


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Caters to adults only
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Weekly housekeeping provided
  • In-room safe

BackpackersHQ’s small print

Also known as

  • BackpackersHQ Hostel Ottawa
  • BackpackersHQ Hostel
  • BackpackersHQ Ottawa
  • Hostel/Backpacker accommodation BackpackersHQ Ottawa
  • Ottawa BackpackersHQ Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hostel/Backpacker accommodation BackpackersHQ
  • BackpackersHQ Ottawa
  • BackpackersHQ Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • BackpackersHQ Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Ottawa


Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Long-term renters welcome.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Self parking costs CAD 10 per day with in/out privileges

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Good 7,2 From 11 reviews

Poor 2,0
So I book for 6 night for 3 persons and I already pay it for 1 person. With that money, so we make a deal for 3 persons for 2 nights and he say it's okay. After we check out, he told us to pay 600 dollars more.
Gregorius, ca1 night family trip


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